TABLE 4

Variance of the number of junctions in a chromosome randomly selected from generation 100, based on 10,000 simulations, Equation 6, or the Poisson approximation

Exponential growth
Linear
growth
No
subdivision
8N04N02N0
N0 = 20
Simulation92.0486.9481.8577.7868.86
Equation 690.6880.5076.9570.9360.53
Poisson90.0464.9362.8057.2845.00
N0 = 100
Simulation94.0791.6786.24
Equation 697.9392.0691.2489.3484.60
Poisson97.9391.7490.9188.9383.45
N0 = 500
Simulation
Equation 699.5898.2998.1197.6696.38
Poisson99.5898.2998.1097.6696.36